Global Patent Index - EP 1072715 A1

EP 1072715 A1 2001-01-31 - A dispensing device for a detergent tablet

Title (en)

A dispensing device for a detergent tablet

Title (de)

Abgabevorrichtung für Waschmitteltabletten

Title (fr)

Distributeur de détergent en pastilles

Publication

EP 1072715 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99202366 A

Priority

EP 99202366 A

Abstract (en)

A device (10, 11) to disperse a detergent tablet (2), the device (10, 11) comprising a sleeve (3) having at least one opening (40) to insert the tablet (2), the sleeve (3) being at least partially formed from a water permeable material, the tablet (2) fitting loosely in the sleeve (3). The sleeve (3) has a length and a flexibility allowing to prevent that the tablet (2) escapes from the sleeve (3) during a normal wash operation, the opening (40) being a permanent opening. Use of such a device (10, 11) for cleaning laundry is preferred <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

D06F 39/02

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A47L 15/44 (2006.01); D06F 39/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A47L 15/4445 (2013.01); D06F 39/024 (2013.01)

Citation (applicant)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

DE 29917229 U1 19991216; EP 1072715 A1 20010131; ES 1044630 U 20000516; GB 2339801 A 20000209; GB 9923311 D0 19991208; NL 1013168 C1 19991227

INPADOC legal status


2002-08-08 [REG DE 8566] DESIGNATED COUNTRY DE NOT LONGER VALID

2002-07-03 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20010801

2001-10-17 [AKX] PAYMENT OF DESIGNATION FEES

2001-01-31 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

2001-01-31 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

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